US and Worldwide Stamps, Covers, Collections, and Postal History

About Us

Emerald Ventures, LLC (Formerly Alan Blair Stamp Auctions) is a Richmond, Virginia based stamp and auction company.  Whether you are looking to pick up a few stamps to fill up album pages, or you have a collection you’d like to sell – we are here to help!

We have a vast inventory of United States and Worldwide sets, singles, sheets, and plate blocks.  We also stock many supplies and albums.  If you do not see something on the site, be assured we are working diligently to upload our inventory.  In the meantime send us an email with a want list and we will do everything we can to fulfill your every philatelic need.

Our latest feature is our weekly auctions which feature 50 items a week ranging from single stamps, collections, accumulations, even coins, paper money, old documents, comics, and more! Click on auctions to find out more!

Come on down to Lakeside and visit us at 5315 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond VA, 23228 – open Tuesdays and Thursdays or by appointment.